What We’re Reading – Week of 12/01/2017

Below you will find the articles on economics, investing, and finance that we found most interesting for the week.

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.



Chipmakers bet on the big bang of Artificial Intelligence.

Article via Financial Times ($)


Underperformance is part of every winning investment strategy.

Blog via Of Dollars and Data


How Nike lost out to Adidas when reviving “old school” shoes.

Article via Bloomberg


Marvel looks to the next generation of superheroes to continue driving commercial success.

Article via Vanity Fair


Alphabet’s Deep Mind takes aim at healthcare, but privacy concerns linger.

Article via Bloomberg


Retailers fight back against Amazon and, for some, it’s working.

Article via Fast Company